Dignity in adversity : human rights in troubled times / Seyla Benhabib
- Benhabib, Seyla
- Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2011.
- Physical Description:
- xi, 298 pages ; 23 cm
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: Cosmopolitanism without Illusions -- 2.From The Dialectic of Enlightenment to The Origins of Totalitarianism: Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer in the Company of Hannah Arendt -- 3.International Law and Human Plurality in the Shadow of Totalitarianism: Hannah Arendt and Raphael Lemkin -- 4.Another Universalism: On the Unity and Diversity of Human Rights -- 5.Is There a Human Right to Democracy? Beyond Interventionism and Indifference -- 6.Twilight of Sovereignty or the Emergence of Cosmopolitan Norms? Rethinking Citizenship in Volatile Times -- 7.Claiming Rights Across Borders: International Human Rights and Democratic Sovereignty -- 8.Democratic Exclusions and Democratic Iterations: Dilemmas of Just Membership and Prospects of Cosmopolitan Federalism -- 9.The Return of Political Theology: The Scarf Affair in Comparative Constitutional Perspective in France, Germany and Turkey -- 10.Utopia and Dystopia In Our Times.
- 0745654436, 9780745654430, 9780745654423 (cased), and 0745654428 (cased)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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